Reading Programs

1,000 Books Reading Challenge

Age 0-6

Ongoing challenge

2025 Winter Reading Program

2025 Winter Reading Challenge

Age 0-Seniors

January-February

Reading Logs (Jul-Aug) can be submitted through our online app and all ages can participate.The top 2 readers in each category are guaranteed a prize. Reading categories:

0-5

6-9

10-12

13-16

17-54

55+

More information regarding onsite programing available in the Fall.

2025 Read for 15 Challenge

Age 0-Seniors

Family Literacy Day - January 27th

2025 Spring Bingo Challenge

Age 0-Seniors

March-June

2024 Summer Reading Program

2024 Summer Reading Challenge

Age 0-Seniors

July-August

Reading Logs (Jul-Aug) can be submitted through our online app and all ages can participate.The top 2 readers in each category are guaranteed a prize. Reading categories:

0-5

6-9

10-12

13-16

17-54

55+

Swag Exchange

Swag Swap participants contribute a piece of 'swag' like friendship bracelets, stickers, buttons, etc. which will be swapped with another participant from another NLLS Member Libraries. Submissions must be dropped off at the main branch on or before Monday, July 29th.

Chalk Art Contest

Chalk Art Contest photos should be sent via email to info@llbcl.ca with your name and phone number on or before Monday, July 29th.

Story Time

Story Time with Successful Families Successful Kids on Wednesday at 1pm from July 3rd-August 21st

Tale Trails locations, dates, and times TBA

5 Take and Make Kits (while supplies last)

Kits are available for pick up at the main branch starting on the following dates:

  • Woven Yarn Bowl - July 2nd 
  • Dreamcatcher - July 15th 
  • Tie Dye - July 29th  
  • Lip balm - August 6th  
  • Mini Scrapbooking - August 19th  

Monthly onsite Scavenger Hunts at the main branch providing fun for the whole family.

Wrap up Party will be held on Thursday, August 22nd from 1-3pm. Join us for food, fun and prizes.

2025 Read the Classics

Age 0-Seniors

September-December

Sign up for an account at https://llbcl.beanstack.org/ and start tracking your reading today for a chance to win a prize.

Happy reading!

Beanstack - Reading app